Re: how to create a network with vista and 2000/ME
sounds like a firewall issue. try turning it off
"linda521" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>i already have a network set up at home between a windows ME pc and a
> 2000 pc and this works perfectly. however im after buying a new laptop
> windows vista and i would like to add this to my network. i have it
> to the router through and ethernet cable and iv ensured its on the same
> workgroup as the other 2 but the laptop cannot appear to see the other
> computers. both the ME and 2000 computers can see the laptop but cannot
> access it ( an error message stating "laptop is not accessible. the
> path was not found" keeps appearing).
> any suggestions as to how to properly network these 3 computers would be
> much appreciated.
> thank you